One of three Tigers to start all 68 games ... Saw action at short, while primarily batting in the No. 1 or 2 holes in the batting order ... Batted .277 with a program-record 56 runs scored ... Hit six home runs and drove in 25 runs ... Was 15-of-17 in stolen base attempts ... Ended season with 14 multiple hit games (has 39 for her career) and a career-high 12-game hit streak (April 23- May 14) ... Named to the All-Tournament Team of the Tiger Invitational after going 5-for-11 with three RBI and two doubles in five games ... Did not make an error in her last 11 games ... Batted .247 with two home runs and seven RBI in SEC play ... Was 4-of-5 in stolen base attempts against SEC opponents ... Scored 23 runs in conference play ... Had seven sacrifice hits in 29 SEC games.
Played in and started all 60 of Auburn's games ... Started every game at shortstop ... Led team with 34 runs scored and six home runs and tied for team lead with two triples ... Third on Auburn with 25 RBI and tied for second with 51 hits ... Batted .258 with seven doubles and three home runs in SEC play ... Third on team with 12 multi-hit games and tied for second with multi-RBI games at six ... Collected a season-high three hits against Furman on Feb. 14 ... Also had a season-high two stolen bases the same game ... Went 2-for-5 in NCAA Regional games, collecting one RBI and one sacrifice ... Had a .926 fielding percentage and turned six double plays ... Was successful on all 12 steal attempts.
Started in 54 of 57 games and saw action in one other ... Led the team with a .291 average ... Performed even better against conference competition with a .309 average ... Was the team leader in hits with 54, runs with 22 and doubles with 17 while being one off the team lead in RBIs ... Swiped seven bases, third best on the team ... Had a team-high 13 multi-hit games, including five with three hits, and tied for the team lead with six multi-RBI games ... Her eight-game hit streak was the longest by a Tiger all season ... Tied the school record with three doubles against Mercer on Feb. 8 ... Best performance came against Mississippi State on April 5 when she went 3-for-4 with three RBIs and two runs scored.
For her career, hit .440 with 16 home runs, 100 RBIs, 78 stolen bases and 21 triples...Earned all-state honors in Florida three times...Named FACA Region 1 Player of the Year as a senior...Also selected for Florida All-Star Team...Earned All-Northwest Florida honors all four years...Played for Plantation Gold club team in 2001-02...Also lettered in basketball and volleyball, including All-Northwest Florida and all-state honors for three years as a setter in volleyball.
Full name is Ashley Nicole Griffin on September 6, 1983, in Milton, Fla ... Daughter of Wayne and Donna Griffin ... Has an older brother ... Mother Donna played volleyball at Pensacola Junior College ... Born on Sept. 6, 1983 in Milton, Fla.